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  • The Natural Theology of Evolution

    1st Edition

    By J. N. Shearman

    Originally published in 1915, The Natural Theology of Evolution looks at the concept of natural theology, examining the argument for the existence of God based on reason and ordinary experiences of nature. The book looks at natural theology in light of Darwin’s theory of evolution, and how this…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge Libary Editions: Evolution

  • Human Evolution

    An Introduction for the Behavioural Sciences, 1st Edition

    By Graham Richards

    Originally published in 1987, Human Evolution looks at theories of the evolution of human behaviour (contemporary at the time of publication). The book reviews competing theories of psychological and social evolution and provides a detailed historical introduction to the subject. A key theoretical…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge Libary Editions: Evolution

  • Rates of Evolution

    1st Edition

    Edited by K.S.W Campbell, M.F. Day

    Originally published in 1987 Rates of Evolution is an edited collection drawn from a symposium convened to bring together palaeontologists, geneticists, molecular biologists and developmental biologists to examine some aspects of the problem of evolutionary rates. The book asks questions…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge Libary Editions: Evolution

  • The Theory of Evolution in the Light of Facts

    1st Edition

    By Karl Frank

    Originally published in 1913, The Theory of Evolution in the Light of Facts examines the theory of Descent; the book is a time capsule of information, providing a record of the explorations into Darwinian theory during the first half of the 20th century. The book examines the contradictions which…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge Libary Editions: Evolution

  • Handbook of Cognitive Archaeology

    A Psychological Framework, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tracy Henley, Matt Rossano, Edward Kardas

    The remains that archaeologists uncover reveal ancient minds at work as much as ancient hands, and for decades many have sought a better way of understanding those minds. This understanding is at the forefront of cognitive archaeology, a discipline which believes that a greater application of…

    Paperback – 2019-08-26 

  • Aboriginal Maritime Landscapes in South Australia

    The Balance Ground, 1st Edition

    By Madeline Fowler

    Aboriginal Maritime Landscapes in South Australia reveals the maritime landscape of a coastal Aboriginal mission, Burgiyana (Point Pearce), in South Australia, based on the experiences of the Narungga community. A collaborative initiative with Narungga peoples and a cross-disciplinary approach has…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15 
    Archaeology & Indigenous Peoples

  • Visualising Skyscapes

    Material Forms of Cultural Engagement with the Heavens, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liz Henty, Daniel Brown

    Above the land and its horizon lies the celestial sphere, that great dome of the sky which governs light and darkness, critical to life itself, yet its influence is often neglected in the archaeological narrative. Visualising Skyscapes captures a growing interest in the emerging field of skyscape…

    Hardback – 2019-08-13 
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Inscribing Faith in Late Antiquity

    Between Reading and Seeing, 1st Edition

    By Sean V. Leatherbury

    Inscribing Faith in Late Antiquity considers the Greek and Latin texts inscribed in churches and chapels in the late antique Mediterranean (c. 300-800 CE), compares them to similar texts from pagan, Jewish, and Muslim spaces of worship, and explores how they functioned both textually and visually.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-12 
    Image, Text, and Culture in Classical Antiquity

  • New Materialisms Ancient Urbanisms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Timothy R. Pauketat, Susan M. Alt

    The future of humanity is urban, and knowledge of urbanism’s deep past is critical for us all to navigate that future. The time has come for archaeologists to rethink this global phenomenon by asking what urbanism is and, more to the point, was. Can we truly understand ancient urbanism by only…

    Paperback – 2019-08-12 

  • The Archaeology of Native North America

    2nd Edition

    By Dean R. Snow, Nancy Gonlin, Peter E. Siegel

    The Archaeology of Native North America presents the ideas, evidence, and debates regarding the initial peopling of the continent by mobile bands of hunters and gatherers and the cultural evolution of their many lines of descent over the ensuing millennia. The emergence of farming, urban centers,…

    Paperback – 2019-08-08 

  • Economies of Destruction

    How the systematic destruction of valuables created value in Bronze Age Europe, c. 2300-500 BC, 1st Edition

    By David Fontijn

    Why do people destroy objects and materials that are important to them? This book aims to make sense of this fascinating, yet puzzling social practice by focusing on a period in history in which such destructive behavior reached unseen heights and complexity: the Bronze Age and Early Iron Age in…

    Paperback – 2019-08-02 

  • Liangzhu Culture

    Society, Belief and Art in Neolithic China, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bin Liu, Qin Ling

    The Liangzhu culture (5,300-4,300 cal B.P.) represented the peak of prehistoric cultural and social development in the Yangtze Delta. With a wide sphere of influence centred near present day Hangzhou city, the Liangzhu Site Complex is considered one of the earliest urban centres in prehistoric…

    Hardback – 2019-07-29 

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